West Side Story

West Side Story In the slums of the upper West Side of Manhattan, New York, a gang of Polish-American teenagers called the Jets compete with a rival gang of recently immigrated Puerto Ricans, the Sharks, to "own" the neighborhood streets. Tensions are high between the gangs but two kids, one from each rival gang, fall in love leading to tragedy.

Average Score : 73

The screen achieves one of the great entertainments in the history of motion pictures.

Status: Released

Release Date: 1961-12-13

Geners Crime Drama Romance

Production Companies United Artists Seven Arts Productions The Mirisch Company

Production Countries United States of America,

Run time: 152 minutes

Budget: $6,000,000

Revenue: $43,656,822